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acousma definition

  • noun:
    • Auditory hallucination
    • plural Things heard or received on expert and without additional inquiry or explanation, as one of the acousmatici or probationary disciples of Pythagoras.
    • A form of auditory hallucination.
    • illusory auditory perception of unusual nonverbal sounds
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